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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Aug 29th, 2017

Banks

Ryan Maury Bowman, 34, Maysville
Ryan Maury Bowman, age 34 of Maysville, GA passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017.   Born in Commerce, GA on June 11, 1984, Mr. Bowman was the son of the late Donnie and Dana ...

Habersham

Kenneth Heflin Boddie, 82, Cornelia
Kenneth Heflin Boddie of Cornelia passed away at the age of 82 on August 29th, 2017. Kenneth was a successful home builder in the South Gwinnet area for several years. Prior to ...

Hall

R.B. Armour, 93, Lula
R.B. Armour, age 93, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, August 29, 2017.   Mr. Armour was born on April 15, 1924, in Hall County, Georgia; a son of the late Hance ...
Olive Norman Evans, 95, Atlanta, formerly of Flowery Branch
Olive Norman Evans, age 95, of Atlanta, GA formerly of Flowery Branch passed away on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. She was preceded in death by her son, Edward Evans. She is survived b ...
Christopher George “Chris” Moulton, 45, of Gainesville, Georgia died August 29, 2017 after an extended illness with his immediate family at his side. Chris was born ...
Roy James Powell, 83, Gainesville
Dr. Roy James Powell, age 83, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at his residence, surrounded by family.   Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, ...

Lumpkin

Gary McClure, 55, Dahlonega
Mr. Gary Lee McClure, age 55, of Dahlonega, passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at his residence. Gary was born in Pickens County on September 14, 1961.  He was preceded i ...

Stephens

Roger Dwayne Fricks, 54, Toccoa
Mr. Roger Dwayne Fricks, age 54 of Toccoa, GA passed away August 29, 2017 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Roger Marvin and Martha Diane Fricks, he was born Ju ...
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
​Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69